Dr. Robert Garver Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Garver Jr, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Robert Garver Jr, MD is a pulmonologist in Andalusia, AL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

822 S Three Notch St # B

Andalusia, AL 36420

Contact Information

(888) 681-5864

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Dr. Garver Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Blood Oxygen Level
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Dr. Garver Jr treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garver Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garver Jr treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garver Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garver Jr treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garver Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Garver Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Breath Testing
Breathing Disorders
Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
Bronchiectasis
Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
Bronchitis
Bronchogenic Carcinoma
Bronchoprovocation Test
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Common Cold
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Emphysema
Empyema
Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
Fungal Infections
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Problem Sleepiness
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
Respiratory Diseases
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Respiratory System Cancer
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Small Cell Lung Cancer
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Swine Flu
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

For more than thirty years, Dr. Garver has provided high quality care to patients affected by pulmonary disease, sleep related disorders, and life-threatening critical illness. He is recognized as a leader in his specialty, having been named one o...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Clinical Research
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

  • 2007
    University Of Alabama Birmingham Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 1987
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    Johns Hopkins University Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    Johns Hopkins University Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1981
  • 1977
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2005-2012

Dr. Garver Jr's Reviews

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4.4

Based on 16 reviews

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3 Stars
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1 Star
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My husband had been to several doctors over the last year. He was coughing to the point of turning blue sometimes similar to asthma attacks and coughing up blood. Dr Garver basically told us we’d seen too many doctors and he didn’t want to get involved and told us he didn’t read any of the chart...Read More
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I wish I had started seeing Dr Garver long before I did! My lungs wheezed 24/7 for over 10 years. I could hear and feel it. Now I may go over a week without coughing. When I do have an acute episode, he has never failed to take care of me.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tricare
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